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825 Baltimore Pike, Springfield - Springfield Township, PA 19064
+1 610-604-7430
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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203 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

We've been here a lot and usually the service and food is decent. There are items that are worth getting and sometimes a few to regret. Our last experience here, however, wasn't very good. With a table of seven the waitress was extremely absent from helping us. Sadly sometimes this is what dampers the food, the service. Sometimes it is... More 

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Thank JackieNPaul
Pennsylvania
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57 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

We visited on March 18, 2016 for lunch we both ordered the 2 meat combo. Our waitress was Ashlee who was a doll. Food came quickly, and it was fresh and good. The two meats were the ribs and chicken. Total due was 23.71

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Thank Michelle B
Philadelphia area
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391 reviews
208 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016

We like the array of choices here but not necessarily how they turn out. The brisket was decent but not great, ditto for the beans. The coleslaw was, in fact, great. However, the mac and cheese would have been better labeled "creamy cheese soup with noodles," in that it was a liquid with macaroni floating in it. And the cheese... More 

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Thank NorthArrow
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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

Free Chips with choice of barbecue sauce very good. My daughter had potatoes soup and salad. Salad was large and fresh and soup was very good., I had chili and grilled cheese. Chili was nice and hot and good. Grill cheese a real disappointment. Bread was soft and mushy. I like my grilled cheese toast crisp at least when it... More 

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Thank fischer555
Collingdale, Pennsylvania, United States
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2015

I use to love going to Famous Dave's. I went last night and ordered the ribs. The ribs were small and I had to cut the rack with a knife. They were tough and small and ice cold inside. They use to give you twice as much food a couple of years ago. You have to order the half of... More 

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Thank Jeanie M
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55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2015

We went as a family, and it was good. I love the variety here, and that you get two sides with every entrée. The sides, often times, are better than the main course for me (that's a compliment, not a criticism.) I got the ribs, ordered them dry, as I like to sample the different barbecue sauces that they leave... More 

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Thank Joeyd51
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2014 via mobile

I have never had a bad meal at Famous Dave's! Great beer, great bbq, friendly service and reasonable prices! Is there anything more to say??

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Thank Felipe H
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2014 via mobile

Took my nephew out for lunch and boy do I regret it. Worst brisket I've ever had. Not tender at all. Good flavor. But, not tender at all! Good service, though.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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176 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2014

We ordered the burnt ends. They were neither burnt nor were they ends. They were just thick, rubbery, barely cooked globs of I don't know what. They had no flavor whatsoever. Like giant erasers. We also ordered ribs. Neither of us enjoyed them. They were so fatty with no real meat on them to speak of. The qualify was just... More 

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Thank slt50
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97 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2014 via mobile

Ordered a variety of menu items and all were excellent especially the ribs, tips and brisket. Service was very good. Would definitely go back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 825 Baltimore Pike, Springfield - Springfield Township, PA 19064
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Springfield - Springfield Township
  • Phone Number: +1 610-604-7430

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?